Burr Ridge (formerly Harvester) is a suburb of Chicago, in Cook and DuPage counties, Illinois, United States. The village is listed among the top wealthiest towns in Illinois and is locally known for its large beautiful residences. The population was 10,559 at the 2010 census.
You will find the village of Burr Ridge is generally bounded on the east by Wolf Road, on the north by 55th Street, on the west by Madison Street (and Route 83 in the southern portion of the Village) and on the south by approximately 97th Street. Ideally situated at the intersection of the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) and the Stevenson Expressway (I-55), Burr Ridge offers easy access to Chicago’s Loop, Midway and O’Hare airports.
Here are some recent statistics for days on market and median price ranges for the last 12 months for the village of Burr Ridge:
AMENITIES IN BURR RIDGE
Burr Ridge has five luxurious hotels for you to stay in while you visit
- The Marriott,
- Spring Hill Suites
- Extended Stay America
- The Hampton Inn,
- Crowne Plaza.
And whether your visit is for business, pleasure, or both, they are easily accessible to major highways (i-55, I-294, or I-355) whether you are heading to downtown Chicago or the North or Northwest suburbs.
There are too many Burr Ridge restaurants to mention. The large assortment includes Italian, Mexican, Classic American Steak houses, Cooper’s Hawk, cafe’s of all sorts, Sushi, Seafood, pizza, pastry shops. I’m getting hungry already.
BURR RIDGE SCHOOLS
Burr Ridge is served by three large school districts;
- Hinsdale Central Consolidated School District 181 (9) schools
- Central Consolidated School District 180 (2) schools
- Pleasantdale School District 107 (2) schools
Altogether, the combined schools educate over 10,000 students each year. There are also several nearby community colleges and 4-year colleges, offering a full range of degree programs, skills training, and special interest courses.